The technological and human development achieved by the Center of
Environmental Engineering of Camagüey (CIAC) to solve environmental
problems eight years after its foundation confirms the rightness of
Jim Purfeerst, center, of Faribault, traveled to Cuba recently as part
of an agricultural mission trip. Also pictured are Tim Alcorn, left,
executive director of the Minnesota Agriculture and Rural Leadership
Program, and Mike Liepold.
A Venezuelan vaccine factory, a project currently developed with Cuban
advisory, will be ready in three months to support national
immunization programs, Deputy Health Minister Eugenia Sader confirmed.
Cuban Deputy Minister of Information Technology and Communication Boris
Moreno was honorary guest on Wednesday at the opening ceremony of
INDIASOFT2010, an event on information technologies in which experts
from around 50 countries are participating.
The Basque company Soroa Metalworkers exhibited this week, at Havana's
Hotel Palco, several of its lines of high-tech machine tools,
demonstrating a willingness to increase its presence in the Cuban
The Second International Congress on Neurorehabilitation "NEUROREHABANA
2010" started this Wednesday in Havana, with the attendance of renowned
scientists from Cuba, Spain, the United States, Great Britain and
A new archeological discovery of primitive tools in the area
surrounding the Cedro Lagoon in the province of Villa Clara is giving
rise to new theories of the existence of ceramist agricultural
settlements in the northern region of Villa Clara.